Poster Discussion Round:
64. Devices in Critical Care
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Learning Objectives:

Sessions on new, unpublished information presented as posters in the areas of HIV medicine, antimicrobials, bacterial diseases, fungal diseases, public health, pediatric infectious diseases, virology, and vaccines will be critiqued by experts in each of these fields.  It is assumed that participants know or are familiar with the general principles of the epidemiology, pathogenesis, prevention, and therapy of infectious diseases.  At the completion of the session, participants will have gained knowledge on emerging information in infectious diseases with the ability to place this information in the context of prior published data.

Target Audience: academicians, clinicians, epidemiologists, fellows, health care workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, hospital administrators, hospital epidemiologists, infection preventionists, infectious diseases pediatricians, infectious diseases physicians, investigators, lab personnel, medical students and residents, members-in-training, microbiologists, nurses, pharmacists, public health practitioners, researchers, scientists, vaccinologists

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control

Group Leader:  Leonard Mermel, DO, ScM, FIDSA, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University


12:30 PM
Group Leader
Leonard Mermel, DO, ScM, FIDSA

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L. Mermel, 3M, Bard, Fresenius Medical, Marvao Medical, Semprus: Consultant, Consulting fee
Theravance: Research Contractor, Research support

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 2nd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.